The US Treasury is still failing to protect its aid to US banks from fraud and misuse, according to the latest report from the special inspector general for the Troubled Assets Relief Program (Sigtarp)....
Money managers' expectations for the 12-month performance of underlying loans behind European RMBS are showing signs of improvement, says Peter Jones
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It has been a dark time for Russia's securitisation market, but the addition of RMBS to the list of eligible assets for the central bank repo facility is raising hopes that a wave of new deals will herald a return of investor demand and re-energise the...
There has been some improvement in worst-case expectations for defaults on UK RMBS in the second quarter, according to research by Standard & Poor's. The group's latest quarterly report found that worst-case expectations for constant default rates had...
The Committee of European Securities Regulators (Cesr) called this morning for post-trade reporting on several classes of derivatives, including asset-backed securities (ABS) and collateralised debt obligations (CDO).
Morgan Stanley's offering of a repackaged cash collateralised debt obligation (CDO) is designed to test market appetite for this type of risk, said a source familiar with the deal.
The US Treasury's scheme to purchase toxic mortgage-backed securities was officially launched yesterday with the unveiling of the asset managers charged with investing public funds, while officials sought to quell claims the scheme has been dramatically...
A wave of downgrades to highly rated commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) is threatening plans by the US Federal Reserve to rehabilitate the market for existing deals. But a recent trend towards restructuring the transactions could render the...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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